Open Topic Panel on Pauline Hopkins at the 2010 American Literature Association Conference in San Francisco May 27-30

full name / name of organization: 
John Gruesser/Pauline Hopkins Society
contact email: 
johngruesser@gmail.com

Call for Papers: Open Topic Session on Pauline E. Hopkins.

The Pauline Hopkins Society seeks proposals for an Open Topic panel at the 2010 American Literature Association Conference in San Francisco May 27-30. Papers may examine any aspect of Hopkins's life and work including but not limited to her drama, fiction, biographical writing, oratory, journalism, editorial work, and ethnology. Especially welcome are proposals for papers that discuss significant literary, political, and historical influences on Hopkins and/or her influence on others, especially journalists, historians, and political activists.

Brief bios and two-page proposals in Mircosoft Word for papers of no more than fifteen minutes in length should be submitted to johngruesser@gmail.com by 12/31/09.

cfp categories: 
african-american